HNHH gives you 25 of the most hotly anticipated projects due out this year.
Arguably one of the most influential artists of our time, Kanye West has always played by his own rules-- evidenced in his new album Yeezus. And it's certainly no different when it comes to his fashion choices.
Lady Gaga Hits Up Pitchfork Music Festival To See Kendrick Lamar Jul 16, 2012 at 10:20am 37,529 Views
The other week Kendrick Lamar and Lady Gaga surprised their respective Twitter followers when they communicated on Twitter, and Gaga showed her support for K. Dot's music.Well, now she's shown even more support, having reached Pitchfork Music Festival where Lamar was performing this weekend to catch his set.Gaga watched Kendrick from the side of the stage, and the two were seen hugging later.
The new entries keep coming in on Charts Don't Lie. Recent weeks have seen quite a few releases that are within the hip-hop realm, as is often the case, because rappers like to release projects on the same day. This week, however, the new-comers to the charts don't come in as strong as you might think. Pop-friendly rapper Will.i.am moved under 30k for opening week with his solo album #willpower.
There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
We find the winter upon us, for most sooner than expected. Looking back on both the summer and the fall, its crazy how fast time flies. During this time we’ve seen a bunch of artists drop some memorable projects. On the flipside we’ve also hoped to hear from certain artists a little bit more, but this wasn’t the case.
Brandon Jennings through his birthday party at Lure nightclub during their Toxic party.
Have you ever scrolled through Instagram and instantly bursted into uncontrollable laughter? Raised your eyebrow? Scratched your head? Instantly smiled? Thought, "Damn. That's dope."? Stared at your phone? Did an instant repost? HNHH is sure you've answered yes to at least one of those questions.
This week, as per usual, we provide you with five records from the past seven days that caught our attention but may have been missed by you. Check out some upcoming talent from the likes of Vic Mensa and CJ Fly, peep a crazy remix from dead prez, and more in this week's Underrated Audio. Click through the images above, and let us know which underrated records you're feeling at the moment.
Long time Miami Heat forward, Udonis Haslem, took the plunge with his long time girlfriend, and college sweetheart, Faith Rein, at the end of August. The two had been together for 14 years, and endured many hardships including unplanned pregnancy, long-distance, and a rocky start to Haslem’s pro career, with many of these details revealed in a heartfelt piece by the New York Times. Besides the
Over the weekend, Toronto rapper Drake returned to his hometown and held his annual OVO Fest (October’s Very Own), which featured a slew of performances and high profile names in hip hop such as Kanye West, Lil Wayne, J.
Note: Riff Raff is the rap game's biggest enigma. He may actually be one of the biggest enigmas in music, period. What you're about to read has been reported to the best of our ability. Bear with us.
Underrated Audio brings you four tracks from the past seven days that didn't get enough looks. This week Kidd Kidd offers a tribute to both Trayvon Martin and Ahlittia North, Sango drops some music to vibe too with help from JMSN, R.A. The Rugged Man drops a serious remix and Stalley stunts on "A-Wax." Check out the songs in the gallery above.
Remix Fix: G E N I U S Hip-Hop Remix of 90s House Hit "Gypsy Woman" Nov 11, 2014 at 04:19pm 1,378 Views
"Gypsy Woman" was originally a house hit written by Crystal Waters and released in 1991. The Phili native's 90s hit (which was originally written for another artist) peaked at number 8 on Billboard Hot 100 shortly after Waters' record label decided she should keep the song for herself.
Yeezus Ticket Giveaway: See Kanye West And Kendrick Lamar [Update: New Show Dates] Nov 11, 2013 at 09:45am 36,721 Views
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Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans. Each week we take a look at some of the most memorable twitter moments from some of the genres biggest personalities.
2013 was a great year for hip-hop fans. Pusha T finally released his long-awaited debut album My Name Is My Name and did not disappoint his fans. Kanye West christened himself a deity with Yeezus. J. Cole went back to his roots with his sophomore album Born Sinner and proved that Jay Z and Roc Nation were right in signing him.
Last year Rajon Rondo got into a heated shoving match with Kris Humphries, who was on the Brooklyn Nets at the time. Now that the two are teammates in Boston, the guys in the locker room have jokingly started a poll to vote on who would win in a fight: Rondo or Humphries.
This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion.
2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards Green Carpet: Interviews With Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan, Lil Boosie & More Sep 23, 2014 at 06:18pm 14,814 Views
The 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards went down in Atlanta this past weekend, although viewers don't actually get to see the event until it airs on BET on October 14th. Nonetheless, we have some green carpet exclusive coverage from the past weekend that you can check out prior to the awards show airing.
The G.O.O.D. Music family will be dropping their anticipated collaborative album, Cruel Summer, on September 4th (Pusha T had previously announced an August release date, it looks like it's been pushed back). Before it's released, you can read all about the G.O.O.D. Music fam (which officially includes John Legend, Common, Kid Cudi, Pusha T, Big Sean, Q-Tip, Mr.
50 Cent and Kanye West were on-hand last night for the premier of Mike Tyson's debut Broadway show "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth", which is directed by legendary New York film auteur, Spike Lee. If you ask 50 Cent, the show was a success. He took to Twitter and had nothing but praise for Iron Mike's show. Man mike show was so good you have to see it.
YouTube has become a tool both popular and powerful for music promotion. First hand, DeStorm Power is living proof of that tool's success. DeStorm has created a multi-million dollar digital empire of videos, music, merchandise, and much more through the creative expression allowed only on YouTube.
This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out and left room for discussion.
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